January 3, 2008

No Booze for 6 Months? A Revolting Resolution

the-scream.jpgWe've received some unfortunate news here at the Liquor Snob offices. We're not sure how to put it, so we'll just spit it out...it seems our Editor in Chief and Grand High Muckety Muck has developed an allergy to alcohol*. Well, not alcohol so much as the yeasts and sugars used to make it. Turns out the red face and Irish Flu really were caused by his WC Fields lifestyle - just not for the reason he thought.

He's been told by his doctor that he has a chance to get over it, but he has to stay off the sauce for six months. We'll repeat that - Mr. Liquor Snob himself can't drink for half of 2008. He put off his abstinence until after New Year's, his personal national holiday, but now he's committed to the idea.

Not that you have to worry - while he has to get used to things like mornings and finding out what orange juice tastes like without vodka, the interns here will continue to grind out great content about their favorite pastime, and make sure you get your daily shot.

Please feel free to shout out with any advice, catcalls, or mocktail recipes in the comments below, and we'll keep you posted on his willpower.

* Apparently, allergies can be caused by repeated exposure to the allergen. Big shocker, eh?

Read More in: Drinking Advice

Share this Article with others: social bookmarking

Related Articles:

Came straight to this page? Visit Liquor Snob for all the latest news.

Posted by Jake Jamieson at January 3, 2008 2:43 PM
Recent Comments

Hi, I am working with Grey Goose Vodka, a sponsor of the Aspen Food and Wine Festival, and I wondering if anyone from liquorsnob will be in attendance at the event?


Posted by: CAITLIN at May 11, 2009 2:00 PM

Dude, that totally sucks!


Posted by: Bub at February 5, 2008 4:41 PM
Post a comment









Remember personal info?




Please enter the letter "y" in the field below:
Please press Post only once. Submission of comments takes up to 20 seconds because of Spam Filtering.
Join the Mailing List Mailing List
Enter your Email


Powered by FeedBlitz
Subscribe - RSS

facebook_badge.jpg twitter_badge.jpg

Recent Comments

Kris Schermele3 commented on Coldpole Liquor Reservoir Ski Poles: These are not the first ever poles invented for drinking on the slopes! Ta...

Brian commented on Coldpole Liquor Reservoir Ski Poles: I've heard of beer googles, but liquor poles? Brilliant!...

Sarah commented on Coldpole Liquor Reservoir Ski Poles: Fantastic! Now I just need to learn how to ski so I can be a ski-booze-bunn...


Visit our other properties at Blogpire.com!

FoodPire

This weblog is licensed under a Creative Commons License.
All items Copyright © 1999-2014 Blogpire Productions. Please read our Disclaimer and Privacy Policy